On January 15th 2019 will open the registration of the Lõimeleer 2019!
Lõimeleer is a cultural immersion camp for young Estonians aged *10-16 living abroad. Held in summer, it gives them the opportunity to mix with kids their own age who live in Estonia, learn handicrafts (woodwork, jewellery and textiles), play games involving musical instruments, singing and dancing, find out how horses are used and controlled and other quintessentially traditional Estonian skills. The main organisers of Lõimeleer are mainly MTÜ Lõimeleer the partner is Viljandi Culture Academy- leisure time manager-teacher, folk music and Estonian native crafts teachers, students and alumni from Viljandi Culture Academy.
* The recommended age of participation is 10-16. year of life.
Camps in 2019
Camp 1: 28 June-3 July, activities tied in to ESTO Global Estonian Days Festival and Song and Dance Celebration
Camp 2: 21-26 July, activities tied in to Viljandi Folk Festival, ESTO Global Estonian Days Festival and festival courses
Camp 3: 28 July-2 August, the program will be turn out soon
In order to take part we would ask you to do the following:
1. Familiarise yourself with the checklist of items required in order to attend a camp and confirm that you have done so
2. Register (registration opens on 15 January 2019). Registration application.
3. To pay participation fee to MTÜ Lõimeleer / NGO HomeComing bank account EE252200221068488100 (SWIFT/BIC: HABAEE2X. Tuudevere kordon, Aimla küla, Põhja-Sakala vald, Viljandi maakond 70403), including the payer’s name and account number and the name of the child registering for the camp in the reference field (e.g. ‘Tiina Tõnisson EE0000000000 Mari Tõnisson’).
Participation fee is 280 EUR till the end of January; from 1 February 330 EUR and from 1. Aprol 380 EUR. For several kids from the same family, the price will be 30% lower. Donations are also welcome.
Should a participant prove unable to attend a camp, the participation fee shall be reimbursed proportionally as follows:
80% if notified by 1 June 2019
50% if notified after 1 June 2019
no reimbursement if notified after 15 June 2019
To find out about the history of Lõimeleer and for the latest information, take a look at our Facebook page.
Contact: priit.kalev.parts [ät] gmail.com
Photo gallery: Doings in the Lõimeleer
Items needed at HomeComing camp